Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed) color information

#dfd5ed is the hex color code that is related to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants.

#dfd5ed Breakdown

#dfd5ed is made up of (223, 213, 237) in RGB colorspace and (5.91, 10.13, 0.00, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14669293 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #dfd5ed to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dfd5ed. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dfd5ed luma #218.49
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(223, 213, 237) Adobe RGB (217.00, 214.00, 236.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 84%, 93%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac
rgba rgba(223.0, 213.0, 237.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (83.67, 5.35, -10.14)
cmyk cmyk(5.91, 10.13, 0.00, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (87.00, 5.42, -10.12)
hsv hsv(260.00, 39.13, 88.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.00, 11.48, 298.17)
hsb hsb(260.00, 9.68, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (87.00, 0.98, -16.71)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #dfd5ed while the second is the "compliment" #e5edd6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dfd5ed is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e5edd6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #dfd5ed

Lighter shades of #dfd5ed can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #dfd5ed with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #dfd5ed, tones are produced.

Gradients including #dfd5ed

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #dfd5ed as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dfd5ed → #e5edd6
#dfd5ed → #e8e1f2
#dfd5ed → #000000
#dfd5ed → #e9d6ed
#dfd5ed → #857f8e
#dfd5ed → #d6daed

#dfd5ed in different lighting conditions

Seeing #dfd5ed on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #dfd5ed could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dfd5ed popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#dfd5edmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #dfd5ed

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dfd5ed. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #dfd5ed

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #dfd5ed
Java new Color(223, 213, 237);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 223, 213, 237);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:223 green:213 blue:237 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(223f, 213f, 237f);
Swift UIColor(red:223, green:213, blue:237, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $edd5df
Python Color('#dfd5ed')

Base Conversions of hex color #dfd5ed

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dfd5ed. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14669293 while the individual RGB conversions are: 223, 213, 237.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011111 11010101 11101101
Hex df d5 ed
Octal 337 325 355
Decimal 223 213 237

#dfd5ed Icons

If you're considering using #dfd5ed in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6820 Inspired Lilac (#dfd5ed) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #dfd5ed colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #dfd5ed on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dfd5ed on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dfd5ed background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dfd5ed background.
This text is hex color #dfd5ed on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dfd5ed on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dfd5ed and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dfd5ed and white (#ffffff) background.